In each of these three stories, glimpse each character's inner most thoughts and emotions. as Woolf depicts the intriguing social world of Mrs Dalloway's party in microscopic detail.
1 Mrs Dalloway in Bond Street Mrs Dalloway runs errands and prepares to host an intriguing party. Forgotten short story read by Sylvestra Le Touzel. Abridged by Miranda Davies Producer: Lucy Collingwood
2 Together and Apart Two partygoers chat awkwardly as their internal thoughts are revealed, until they find common ground. Read by Emma Fielding. Abridged and produced by Lucy Collingwood.
3 The New Dress Mabel chooses a new yellow dress of a different style to wear to the party, but soon regrets her decision. Read by Amanda Root. Abridged by Miranda Davies Producer: Lucy Collingwood
Afternoon Reading From Tue 15 Feb 2011 15:30 BBC RADIO 4